comedy

A salute to ‘Broad City’ as it comes to a close

These flawed, wild, hilarious women helped me love and accept the woman staring back at me in the mirror

Tig Notaro and Amanda Seales: 1 hotel room, 4 weird travel stories

We asked four women comedians to tell us their strangest travel story

Mo’Nique stands by her truth at all costs

Even though she’s gotten less work and more criticism, the Queen of Comedy won’t stop calling people out

Female comedians were all the buzz this year. But the Grammy is guaranteed to go to a man.

For the first time since 2007, all the nominees for best comedy album are men

What’s behind our fascination with impostor rom-coms?

The lead takes on a new persona, free from constraints — a metaphor for what we want in life and love

This comedy writer’s memoir explores how to be alone. She finds the humor in unhappy circumstances.

Her story offers insights about the effects of childhood trauma and our capacity for resilience

‘The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel’ depicts sexism in 1950s comedy. It’s not just a thing of the past.

A woman doing stand-up isn’t the rarity it once was, but male chauvinism persists in the industry

They are a lesbian Jewish-Palestinian couple. Here’s how they are using comedy to confront stereotypes.

Jess Salomon and Eman El-Husseini face multiple barriers in their relationship and careers

Comedian Hannah Gadsby has a problem with ‘good men’

Gadsby broke out in the United States last year after Netflix released her comedy special, ‘Nanette’

‘Some people say women aren’t funny.’ Midge Maisel proves them wrong.

Peer inside the funny, fascinating universe of ‘The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel’